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    November 12, 2012
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today. let's look to the current conditions. there is some fog in some areas. increasing clouds as we had throughout the day today. i think we'll get through the day in baltimore today dry. we'll come back and take the forecast for the weekend. >> good morning. a few problems to watch for. it down 95, reports of an accident past pulaski. two or lanes are closed just past 95. we will keep you posted. most of the west side running smoothly. so far so good on the north side for the parkville region.
the rest of the major roads checking out ok at this hour. outer loop traffic moving without delay. at greenspring, problem free towards the j.f.x. that is the latest on traffic pulse 11. >> leaders in washington try to figure out who knew what regarding david petraeus' sudden departure from the cia. >> we have the latest on the scandal. >> the sudden resignation by david petraeus leaves washington with more questions than answers. he quit over an extramarital affair. >> i do not know anybody that
was not shocked by this. he was such a decent guy. this is one of those things where you knew there must be something there. >> the affair was reportedly with this woman, paula broadwell. >> this project started as might dissertation. >> investigators were investigating paula broadwell. lawmakers say they should have known about the probe. dianne feinstein plans to investigate the cia. >> i think we should have been told. >> eric cantor talked last month about the general's of theaffai.
david petraeus was supposed to testify. the interim director will speak in his place. >> police all looking into a late-night shooting in north baltimore. officers responded just after 10:00 p.m. last night for reports of a shooting. a taco bell manager remains in critical condition after confronting two man in howard county. two men shot the manager in colombia. the manager was taken to hospital. -- two men shot the manager in coloumbia.
>> police are trying to figure what happened in the parking lot of the north point flea market yesterday afternoon. police said the brawl broke out around 1:00 p.m.. the commotion attracted the attention of shoppers. one man was taken to the hospital after he was hit in the upper body by a rubber mallet. two more people were also hurt. police did not believe the fight was preplanned. >> there were two groups of people of the work involved in an altercation. we are aware there are rumors about a gang involvement but we cannot affirm that at this time. >> two people were arrested at the scene. no official charges have been
filed. kim dacey, wbal-tv 11 news. >> a veterans day parade will go through downtown baltimore later this morning. it will continue to the war memorial plaza. the mayor, anthony brown will be in attendance. free sandwiches will be served to all veterans. an oversized american flag was raised above the building. the company was built bacch 192k in 1922. >> we are restoring and date flag will rise over the refinery and we will have a flag
over the harbor for ever. >> this is one of many ways the company is celebrating its 90th anniversary. >> talk about a statement victory. the ravens had a record win over the oakland raiders. this is a touchdown by joe flacco. that put the ravens up 17-30 . this is the first of a two touchdown passes to torrey smith. in the third quarter, jacoby jones takes a deep in the end zone. the franchise record for points scored in a single game. the ravens win 55-20.
keith mills will have reaction coming up. there you go. >> 41 degrees at the airport. 5:07. a man walks in and opened fire. >> and explosion in indianapolis neighborhood.
>> welcome back. 5;09. 62 degrees downtown.
it will be another mild day today. i think we will get through the day today dry. 48 in pasadena. increasing clouds today. maybe some fog in some areas. rain will come in early todanig. we will check the seven-day forecast going all the way into the weekend. >> officials are trying to figure out what caused a massive explosion in indianapolis. two people were killed in the blast and destroyed more than 30 homes. seven others were hospitalized. power was turned off to the subdivision.
officials suspect it was a gas leak. a man pulled a handgun and pulled the trigger. the gun and did not fire. the man refused to drop the gun. the suspect was shot multiple times and later died at a hospital. >> a police officer is recovering after being attacked by a man with a sword. this happened early on saturday morning. the suspect was shot and killed. 41 degrees at the airport. thanksgiving is a week from thursday. how much will cost this year to host the holiday?
>> tracking some accidents already. already.
>> now insta-weather plus and traffic pulse 11 together. >> good morning. sarah caldwell checking on your morning commute. not bad out there. just a couple of things to watch for. not creating any delays. northbound 95, a left lane closure because of an accident. continued
closures in the city along charles street. up to speed on the north side. 55 on southbound 97. not tracking any delays at the tunnels. this is harford road. 83' toward the adp th light in volume on the j.f.x. marc trains is the only thing not running on schedule. that is the latest on traffic pulse 11. >> good morning. it was a beautiful close to the weekend yesterday. we will throw in some cloud cover today. i think we will stay dry. a cold front is coming across the ohio valley.
61 degrees in cincinnati. single digits in the northern part of the plains states. 35 in chicago. pretty strong cold front that is producing some showers and thunderstorms. i think that activity will settle down by the time it gets to us. some high, thin cloud cover and the clouds will thicken up later today. current temperatures in the 40's. 43 at the airport. there is some patchy fog this morning. reduced visibility in some
neighborhoods. a chance for rain showers early this evening or tonight. high temperature between 63 and 68. rain is likely tomorrow mostly in the morning. breezy and much cooler with a high of 53. will stay in the 50's into the beginning of next weekend. >> the cost of hosting thanksgiving dinner can live in a bad taste in your mouth. the average cost would be about $246 this year. 12% of americans will pass on hosting the thanksgiving. 15% felt pressured into hosting.
most stores are opening their doors on thanksgiving. walmart will open at 8:00 p.m. .acy's will open at midnight that brings us to our water cooler question of the day. will you still go out after thanksgiving meal or will skip seconds for early holiday shopping? you can share your response on, on our facebook page, or send us an e-mail to the stage is set for a war of words this holiday season. chris clackum has the details. >> some are ready to break the obituary on e-readers. figures were not released on nooks.
sales have fallen off. >> i would not say they are going off a fiscal cliff but they have leveled off. >> some will think they will pick up over the holidays. >> it is another item that people will buy. >> e-readers are being rendered redundant by tablet computers. that is the appeal of the e- readers. >> people are distracted when they use tablets. people like to have a dedicated e-reading device. >> tablets aren't as easy to read.
batteries last longer on e- readers. >> they want you to use their platform to buy books. >> maybe the rumors of their demise are greatly exaggerated. chris clackum, wbal-tv 11 news. >> do you remember mark twain said that? buyers in baltimore king get some pretty could deals on foreclosed homes. jane king has the bloomberg business report. good morning. >> the department of veterans affairs is falling behind in its mission of caring for veterans. 896,000 claims were pending as of last week.
foreclosures are not the deal they use to be. discount of 7.7%. the discount was closer to 24% back in 2009. discount is about 20% in baltimore. futures this morning are a little higher. we did manage some slight gains back on friday. we did have the best week for for stocks since june. those are catalogs and there is the annual fashion show which is televised nationwide. it serves as the cornerstone of
their marketing machine. at the new york stock exchange, i'm jane king, bloomberg news, for wbal-tv 11 news. back to you. >> mindy often walks down the street with a roulette wheel. >> absolutely. would be have th >> the number of people on food stamps is on the rise. >> one in seven americans relies on food stamps. is it cheaper to fly on thanksgiving or christmas? >> it is very colorful. >> 5:22. the ravens took care of business
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>> the ravens team that put the food bank. they collected food before sunday's game. they hope to exceed last year's goal for families in need. >> all the monetary donations all stay here in maryland. there are a lot of people in need. come out and donate. >> you can donate on their
website. every $50 donation brings a chance for a game ticket against the steelers. >> 5:24. 41 degrees at the airport. >> lawmakers want to know about who knew what and when as we learn more details about the scandal of david petraeus. that story is coming up. >> there was a brawl at a flea market over the weekend. >> we have some rain in the forecast. >> we are tracking an accident on the southwest corner of the beltway that is blocking some
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>> you're watching wbal-tv 11. live, local, late-breaking. this is 11 news today at 5:00 a.m. >> good morning. welcome back to 11 news today. i'm stan stovall. >> and i'm mindy basara. thanks for joining us for 11 news today. eather e nice weekend whethe carryover for today? >> it will not be a bad day. there could be some patchy fog in some neighborhoods. there probably will be some rain coming in this evening. the average high is 58. it will turn much colder later this week. >> we start on the southwest
corner of the beltway. two right lanes are closed just past washington boulevard. another problem is northbound 95 past pulaski highway. continued closures in the city at charles and north. looking good on 795. no problems out of the owings mills area. a quick live look at the north side there harford road. no delays to report at the moment. problem free on greenspring to and from the j.f.x. that is the latest on traffic pulse 11. >> we are learning new information about the
resignation of david petraeus. >> lawmakers will find out more details about the investigation into a hearing later this week. >> hallie jackson has the latest. good morning. >> top leaders in congress seemed frustrated they didn't know about this sooner. we are learning more about the woman who sparked this investigation in the first place. >> we received no advanced notice. >> diane feinstein said she did not know that david petraeus was resigning until what happened. >> i think we should been told. >> an affair between the former cia director and his biographer, paula broadwell. she said e-mails to a second
woman identified as jill kelley . her family had been friends with the petraeuses for years. >> it just doesn't add up. >> david petraeus had been scheduled to testify about the attack in benghazi. >> i do not see how you could happen what happened in benghazi general petraeus doesn't testify. >> thursday is the hearing on benghazi. officials will be answering questions in closed-door meetings on capitol hill. >> walked us to the specific timeline. >> the fbi looked into this
complaint about harassing e- mails by his official biography to the second woman named as jill kelley. the director of national intelligence was informed about this on tuesday. he called david petraeus and asked him to resign. the president accepted the resignation on friday. >> hallie jackson, thank you. local officials are also reacting to the resignation of david petraeus. what elijah cummings thought about the resignation. >> what i notice is you start off with certain conclusions. a lot of times the facts do not
match up. we will come up with the answers. we have to concentrate on making sure our military is supported and that we get out of afghanistan and we take care of our troops. >> he also commented on the fiscal cliff and said he is confident a deal will be reached in time. >> a brawl sends one person to the hospital. kim dacey is live in towson with details. >> right now police are working to determine what happened during the fight. three people were injured. one person was a hospitalized. two people were taken into custody. hours after a happen, vendors
and customers were shaken. >> a guy was laid out. he appeared to be unconscious. >> we never had anything like this happened down here. >> the brawl broke out just after 1:00 p.m. sunday afternoon. the commotion attracted the attention of dozens of afternoon shoppers. >> what is going on? >> one man was taken to the hospital. his injuries are not life- threatening. >> there were two groups of people that were involved in an altercation. we are aware there are rumors about a gang involvement, but we cannot confirm that at this time. >> police do not believe the fight was preplanned. people say the fight was unwelcome. two people were arrested but so
far no charges have been filed. kim dacey, wbal-tv 11 news. >> city inspectors called a house unhealthy and unsafe. we were inside for a closer look. we have a preview of a report you will see tonight by barry simms. >> they showed us the problems they were living with and wanted to get their money back slick possibly find a better place. the rent was something they could afford. it came with promises and problems. >> it will be carpeted. we will have washer and dryer and two bathrooms there is one that you can use. i'm sherri with my two kids and 12 other people.
>> after moving in, they were forced to move out. tonight, when city inspectors found. can we talk to you? happened when we approached the man of running the house? >> 5:37. topples and e-readers -- tablets and e-readers can be beneficial. >> don't forget to e-mail us your response to our water cooler question of the day. will you still go out after your thanksgiving meal, or will you skip seconds for early holiday shopping? you can share your response on, on our facebook page, or send us an e-mail to >> progress report on one accident of the southwest corner accident of the southwest corner of the
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welcome back. 62 degrees at the maryland science center. a little cloud cover will move in today. we will keep the temperatures. 44 in catonsville. so there could be some fog in some neighborhoods to start. rain will come in early tonight but it should be dry today. we will check the seven-day forecast coming up in just a few minutes. >> using a ipad might help people with vision loss read
better. >> the reading speed tested with people with vision problems. using electronic tablets improved reading speed in all patients by an average of 15 words per minute. meth a toxic drug that weakens the heart. >> it might have flu-fighting power. no doctor would recommend you meth to get over the flo there could be safe compounds of the drug to use in the future. >> back in the swing of things. >> the ravens looked sharp as
they take down the raiders. >> baltimore is celebrate this weekend. >> you will likely enjoy today's weather. weather.
>> now insta-weather plus and traffic pulse 11 together. >> good morning. sarah caldwell checking on your morning commute. some good news to report on the accident of the southwest side. it is off to the side and no longer blocking two lanes. closures in effect in the city along charles between north and 21st straigeet. moreau's will shutdown in mount vernon because of the veterans day parade -- some roads will
shut down and not vernon. 11 minutes in the outer loop northeast side. here's a quick, live look at traffic. this is the north side with light volume and harford. near greenspring, inner loop traffic looks fine. no problems or delays to report. that is the latest on traffic pulse 11. >> we have some rain to talk about. first we say good morning to ava marie. november is native american month. >> baltimore is getting into it with a powwow this weekend. i am live this morning. we are talking about the powwow this weekend.
>> it will be a wonderful time. it is an opportunity to witness the culture action. an opportunity for dignitaries to come. what we're looking to achieve in american indian history month. >> which tried are you whichiated with -- w hic tribe are you affiliated with? >> this building was purchased. .> let's talk about this what kind of items do you have featured? >> items from all across north
america. their items the people can come see and purchase. this is considered a statewide museum. barry's travel groups are representative -- various tribal groups are represented. >> a perfect time to do that this weekend at the powwow. it starts on saturday at patterson high school. dancing and food at patterson high school and the powwow is happening this weekend. keith will be doing some dancing for us earlier this morning. >> native american history mingled in with american history. thank you, ava.
things will change over the next 24 hours. it was a great weekend. the clouds will move in today but will keep the temperatures the same. a strong cold front is coming across the ohio valley. 58 degrees right now in cincinnati. 34 degrees in chicago. most of the arctic air will slide north of us. it will change the temperatures here in baltimore. there are showers and thunderstorms were the air bump together. it will start to clear off tomorrow morning.
44 in parkton. 43 at the airport. there is some patchy fog in some neighborhoods. i think we'll get through most of the day today dry. increasing clouds with a chance for rain tonight. rain showers likely tonight. temperatures will drop back into the upper 40's. a high temperature of 52 or 53 on tuesday. a chance for rain mostly in the morning. we will stay in the 50's all the way through the weekend. >> 41 degrees at the airport. >> the ravens offense puts up some big numbers against the oakland raiders.
>> here is a look at last night's winning maryland lottery numbers.
>> time to get to your answers to our water cooler question of the day. >> this morning we asked, will
you still go out after your thanksgiving meal, or will you skip seconds for early holiday shopping? >> keep sending us those responses. we will read more and the next hour. >> good morning. ravens beat the raiders on sunday at home. they set a record for most points scored in a game. they just demolish the raiders on a sunday afternoon when they paid tribute to veterans. there was a lot to cheer about. joe flacco, dennis pitta. 17-3. joe to a wide open torrey smith.
three touchdown passes for joe. then the exclamation point. jacoby jones, 5 yards deep. he goes untouched. 105 yards. 55-20 ravens. the ravens just to care business. >> we are not worried about this game plane the raiders. we will get in and watch the game tomorrow. we have to be ready for a battle. >> who to play next sunday? the steelers. the steelers play kansas city tonight. the ravens play pittsburg next week.
we want to show you what happened yesterday in phoenix it looks like something out of wrestled mania. jeff gordon slows down. he did that on purpose because of all the hits he had taken the wrathy year throughout the year. 40, 50 guys go at it. look at this thing. >> looks like wrestle mania. >> crazy. jeff gordon. we have not heard the end of this. man, that was crazy. >> of their fines involved --
are there fines involved? >> there will be fines. >> thank you. you might remember seeing this dress follow the yellow brick road. >> a screaming baby, a loud snore. in-flight distractions. >> one man's trash is another man's treasure. he found $25,000 in a dumpster. >> we have some rain in the seven-day forecast. >> we have been tracking some activist and there is a problem in pasadena. hqhqhqhqhqhqhqhqhqhq
>> lawmakers want to know more about who knew what and when as we learn more about the details about the scandal surrounding david petraeus. >> if a market brawl injures 3 people. i have the latest on the investigation. >> a record-setting showing by the ravens on sunday. >> another nice day on tap to start off your week. [captioning made possible by constellation energy group] captioned by the national captioning institute >> you're watching wbal-tv 11. live, local, late-breaking. this is 11 news today at a